## ››Convert pound-force to ton-force [short]

 pounds ton-force [short]

 Did you mean to convert pound-force to ton-force [long] ton-force [metric] ton-force [short]

How many pounds in 1 ton-force [short]? The answer is 2000.
We assume you are converting between pound-force and ton-force [short].
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The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 0.22480894387096 pounds, or 0.00011240447193548 ton-force [short].
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## ››Definition: Pound

The pound-force is a non-SI unit of force or weight (properly abbreviated "lbf" or "lbf"). The pound-force is equal to a mass of one pound multiplied by the standard acceleration due to gravity on Earth (which is defined as exactly 9.806 65 m/s², or exactly 196,133/6096 ft/s², or approximately 32.174 05 ft/s²).

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